The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 52 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Cisco 22 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.56% 0.43% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 1.00% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Average daily rate
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£288 £120 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+139.92% -55.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £116 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £124 £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+1.21% -8.88%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
405 299 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.15% 42.41% 39.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 148 159
Average daily rate £350 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +52.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Cisco Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Cisco
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cisco across the Glasgow region.

Cisco Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco.

1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) Firewall
3 8 (26.67%) HP
3 8 (26.67%) Windows
3 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) .NET
4 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
4 7 (23.33%) JSP
4 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
4 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (23.33%) MCITP
4 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
4 7 (23.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
6 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) UNIX
6 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 5 (16.67%) SCCM

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Cisco also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Firewall
2 5 (16.67%) SAN
2 5 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (10.00%) IP Telephony
3 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 3 (10.00%) DHCP
3 3 (10.00%) LAN
3 3 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (6.67%) Network Security
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (6.67%) Wireless
5 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.33%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (16.67%) Cabling Engineer
2 3 (10.00%) Architect
2 3 (10.00%) Test Specialist
2 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
3 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
3 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Network Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Analyst
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
4 1 (3.33%) Network Specialist
4 1 (3.33%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) HTML
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
1 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET
1 7 (23.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 5 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Security Testing
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Service Management
4 1 (3.33%) Network Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Security Management
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (23.33%) MCITP
3 7 (23.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) DV Cleared
3 7 (23.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) HND
5 1 (3.33%) MCSE
5 1 (3.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Server
2 2 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.33%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) HP
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
5 3 (10.00%) F5
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
6 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.67%) McAfee
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle
6 2 (6.67%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) Juniper
7 1 (3.33%) BMC
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £270 - £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago